True to the founders' vision back in 1964, Blimpie offers high-quality subs with neighborhood deli charm at locations throughout the country. The menu is anchor by the signature sandwich, which offers hearty combinations of meats and cheese such as ham and swiss or the BLT. But in the more than four decades since opening, the menu has expanded with the times to now includes wraps, panini grilled subs, and a menu of light options that complement a healthy, active lifestyle. Customers can pair their sandwiches with sides such as macaroni salad or french fries to make it a full meal.
Play N Trade outfits console gamers with the cartridges and accessories to transcend into parallel universes 8-bit and up. The store stocks brand-new games at standard pricing—such as Gears of War 3 for Xbox 360 ($59.99)—and most used games range from $1 up to $49.99; prices vary dependent upon the going rate for nostalgia. Kick back in the laid-back shop and take a trial run of potential purchases via one of the store's LCD televisions, or ask a game-versed employee about one of the store's secondhand accessories, many of which sell for less than $30. With today's Groupon, customers also become store members for one year, which bequeaths 10% off all used game or accessory purchases, a 10% bonus on trade-ins, and a highly coveted Nintendo Power Glove conceal-carry license. A member of Play N Trades expert staff verifies that all used items are in working order before they land on virtual shelves.
With every tire purchase at Suburban Discount Tire, customers receive complimentary tire services including free repairs, rotations, and wear-and-tear checks. A team of technicians extends the life of rubber feet through a nitrogen-fill program, which helps maintain proper tire inflation to keep cars trundling down highways or careening through drive-in movie screens during pivotal plot points. The techs also performer preventative services to repair faulty belts, leaky AC systems, and oil filters overdue for a change.
With an inventory of gear that runs the gamut from rods and reels to fishing apparel and fish mounts, Tackle U.S. specializes in all things fishing. Whatever their chosen aquatic venue, fishermen can stock up on gear that will increase their odds of reeling in a trophy fish. The shop lines its shelves with products from more than 100 brands, including top industry brands such as Penn, Power Pro, and Shimano.
At Bagelicious Cafe & Gourmet Deli, bagels aren't just for breakfast. The warm, homemade rolls-with-a-hole also serve as a base for sandwiches piled high with Boar’s Head meats and cheeses or egg, chicken, and tuna salads. Burgers forgo a traditional bun in favor of a flagel—or flat bagel; bagel-less options include vegetarian or chicken fajita wraps, hot prosciutto heroes, and paninis stuffed with eggplant parmigiana or smaller, slimmer paninis. Still, it's hard to improve upon tradition, and guests won't be blamed if they prefer to enjoy their bagel in its most natural form—dressed in nothing but butter or a heaping helping of homemade plain, veggie, or strawberry cream cheese.
The floral family working behind the scenes of Wild Orchid Flower prepares fresh arrangements made from delicate blossoms sourced from around the world. Roses, lilies, and lilacs arrive to the shop daily from premium flower growers before they’re assembled into beautiful bouquets for weddings, birthdays, bar and bat mitzvahs, and other special occasions. Delicate rose and tulip petals comprise soft arrangements for her, and arrangements for men include fruit baskets and decorative cacti, which dudes like almost as much as footballs wrapped in bacon.